A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 97 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (60 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/10/20 / 2020-10-19 22:45:23 / October 19, 2020 @ 10:45 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 23.3 km (14 miles). The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:45:23 / 10:45 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: ak020dgxtx0a, us6000ccgi. Unique identifier: us6000ccgi. Exact location, longitude -159.7736° West, latitude 54.5639° North, depth = 23.3 km.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and thirty-eight, in the last 10 days two hundred and thirty-eight, in the past 30 days two hundred and fifty-four and in the last 365 days five hundred and sixty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 97 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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